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Collection NIH Stetten Museum Exhibit Photographs
Title Marshall Nirenberg and J. Heinrich Matthaei
Caption Matthaei and Nirenberg
Description Marshall Nirenberg and Heinrich Matthaei worked together to decipher the genetic code. The research resulted in the awarding of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1968.
Credit line Courtesy of the National Library of Medicine, Marshall W. Nirenberg Papers
Accession number 3732-Ph
Number of images 3
Catalog Number 3732
Photographer MacVicar, Norman
Place Bethesda, MD
Source National Library of Medicine Profiles in Science
Year Range from 1960
Year Range to 1965
Organizations NIH; NIAMD (National Institute of Arthritis and Metabolic Diseases) (1950-1972)
NIH; NHLBI, Laboratory of Biochemical Genetics
Other number 3732
People Nirenberg, Marshall W.
Matthaei, Heinrich J.